Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

by contraction from 8524

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2513a

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: heap (4), strength (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. mound, heap, heap of ruins
a. mound (of ruin-heap of city)
b. mound, hill (of elevation on which city stood)

Strong's Definitions

tel, tale; by contraction from 8524; a mound: — heap, X strength.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And thou shalt gather all the spoil of it into the midst of the street thereof, and shalt burn with fire the city, and all the spoil thereof every whit, for the LORD thy God: and it shall be an H8510 for ever; it shall not be built again.


And Joshua burnt Ai, and made it an H8510 for ever, even a desolation unto this day.


But as for the cities that stood still in their H8510, Israel burned none of them, save Hazor only; that did Joshua burn.


Thus saith the LORD; Behold, I will bring again the captivity of Jacob's tents, and have mercy on his dwellingplaces; and the city shall be builded upon her own H8510, and the palace shall remain after the manner thereof.


Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will cause an alarm of war to be heard in Rabbah of the Ammonites; and it shall be a desolate H8510, and her daughters shall be burned with fire: then shall Israel be heir unto them that were his heirs, saith the LORD.